Period
to 21 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Glasgow with a requirement for VBScript skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited VBScript over the 6 months to 21 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Microsoft Visual Basic Scripting Edition (VBScript)
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
21 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 108 78 76
Rank change year-on-year -30 -2 +20
Contract jobs citing VBScript 7 20 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 0.42% 1.50% 1.16%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.85% 2.87% 2.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 4 4
Glasgow median daily rate £313 £463 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -32.43% +42.31% +4.00%
10th Percentile £281 £308 £290
90th Percentile £348 £525 £428
Scotland median daily rate £320 £363 £378
% change year-on-year -11.72% -3.97% +14.39%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Glasgow median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate - - £36.00

VBScript is in the Programming Languages category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Glasgow with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Glasgow
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 819 698 532
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 49.04% 52.36% 44.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 465 378 284
Glasgow median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% +3.70%
10th Percentile £303 £300 £262
90th Percentile £538 £504 £450
Scotland median daily rate £400 £388 £350
% change year-on-year +3.23% +10.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 6 2
Glasgow median hourly rate £11.50 £190.00 £47.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -93.95% +302.12% -10.00%
10th Percentile £10.75 £23.00 £43.93
90th Percentile £34.50 £195.00 £49.58
Scotland median hourly rate £30.00 £35.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year -14.29% -12.50% +14.94%

VBScript
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

Job postings citing VBScript as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Glasgow.

Job vacancy trend for VBScript in Glasgow

VBScript
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing VBScript in Glasgow.

Contractor daily rate trend for VBScript in Glasgow

VBScript
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing VBScript in Glasgow.

Contractor hourly rate trend for VBScript in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 21 October 2018, IT contractor jobs citing VBScript also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Glasgow region with a requirement for VBScript.

1 7 (100.00%) VB
2 6 (85.71%) Windows
2 6 (85.71%) MSI
2 6 (85.71%) Microsoft App-V
2 6 (85.71%) SCCM
2 6 (85.71%) Windows 7
3 5 (71.43%) VMware
4 4 (57.14%) InstallShield
4 4 (57.14%) Migration
4 4 (57.14%) Wise Package Studio
4 4 (57.14%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (42.86%) User Acceptance Testing
5 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
5 3 (42.86%) SQL
6 2 (28.57%) T-SQL
6 2 (28.57%) DHCP
6 2 (28.57%) DNS
6 2 (28.57%) Active Directory
6 2 (28.57%) Citrix
6 2 (28.57%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 2 (28.57%) Ivanti
6 2 (28.57%) SC Cleared
6 2 (28.57%) Security Cleared
6 2 (28.57%) Software Distribution
6 2 (28.57%) Software Delivery
6 2 (28.57%) Windows Server
6 2 (28.57%) Personalization
6 2 (28.57%) PowerShell
6 2 (28.57%) XenApp
6 2 (28.57%) XenServer

VBScript
Co-occurring IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 1 (14.29%) SharePoint
1 1 (14.29%) SharePoint 2010
1 1 (14.29%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) DHCP
1 2 (28.57%) DNS
Development Applications
1 6 (85.71%) MSI
2 4 (57.14%) InstallShield
2 4 (57.14%) Wise Package Studio
3 1 (14.29%) JDeveloper
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Applications Packager
2 1 (14.29%) Developer
2 1 (14.29%) MSI Packager
2 1 (14.29%) SCCM Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) .NET
1 1 (14.29%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 6 (85.71%) Windows
1 6 (85.71%) Windows 7
2 2 (28.57%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Migration
2 3 (42.86%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (28.57%) Personalization
3 2 (28.57%) Software Delivery
3 2 (28.57%) Software Distribution
4 1 (14.29%) Application Packaging
4 1 (14.29%) BPEL
4 1 (14.29%) Problem-Solving
4 1 (14.29%) SOA
4 1 (14.29%) UML
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) VB
2 3 (42.86%) SQL
3 2 (28.57%) PowerShell
3 2 (28.57%) T-SQL
4 1 (14.29%) C#
4 1 (14.29%) Java
4 1 (14.29%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) SC Cleared
1 2 (28.57%) Security Cleared
2 1 (14.29%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (14.29%) Degree
System Software
1 6 (85.71%) Microsoft App-V
2 4 (57.14%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (28.57%) Active Directory
3 2 (28.57%) XenApp
3 2 (28.57%) XenDesktop
3 2 (28.57%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 6 (85.71%) SCCM
2 2 (28.57%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) VMware
2 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
3 2 (28.57%) Citrix
3 2 (28.57%) Ivanti
4 1 (14.29%) Oracle